Dear Genesis Child Theme –

Dear Genesis Child Theme Dear is the little sister of the #1 selling Genesis child theme, Foodie Pro, and boasts excellent features like font & color options in the Customizer, minimalist style, flexible widgets, and an improved recipe index. live demoBuy Now Rad Features HTML5 Markup + Mobile Responsive Customizer: Header, Color, Typography, Archives Recipe…


Using the App to Connect and Post to a Self Hosted WordPress Site – Succeed with WP

In this post, I’ll detail my first run through and impression of the Desktop Application for Mac. This app gets installed like any other software program on your Mac and allows you to do a lot of cool things with your sites as well as your own self-hosted WordPress sites.

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State of the Word Idea: Remembering Those We’ve Lost in the WordPress Community

Later this week, nearly 2,000 people will be in Philadelphia, PA to attend WordCamp US, the annual conference devoted to WordPress. One of the event’s highlights is Matt Mullenweg’s State of the Word presentation. In it, Mullenweg shares data on WordPress’ growth throughout the year and gives insight to where the project is heading.

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How to Build a Lucrative Business with Premium WordPress Themes – Copyblogger

Sometimes content marketers forget that content isn’t only a game for wordsmiths. In fact, there’s a thriving community of visual content creators who have built robust businesses around what they do. And one of the most scaleable ways to do that is to craft high-quality premium WordPress themes.

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Prosecutors ban Soros Foundation as ‘threat to Russian national security’

The Russian Prosecutor General’s Office has recognized George Soros’s Open Society Institute and another affiliated organization as undesirable groups, banning Russian citizens and organizations from participation in any of their projects. In a statement released on Monday, prosecutors said the activities of the Open Society Institute and the Open Society Institute Assistance Foundation were a threat to the foundations of Russia’s Constitutional order and national security.

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Say Thank You Publicly and Be a Better Coder

Takayuki Miyoshi is one of the best developers for WordPress you probably don’t know about. Miyoshi-san is quiet, thoughtful, and had written a handful of plugins you probably do know. Like Contact Form 7. He’s also written a wonderful multilanguage plugin called Bogo. He gave his very first presentation in English about why he uses free plugins.

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Apple’s Failed Retail Revolution: Beacons Still Won’t Be Big on Black Friday

Hari Gottipati, an independent tech consultant, saw the future of shopping in 2013. In its annual update to the software for its mobile devices, Apple had just made it possible for its phones to allow super-precise location services-and that would be a major coup for the staid world of coupons.


Cracked, inSecure and Generally Broken

I. BACKGROUND The Oral B Triumph Toothbrush with SmartGuideā„¢ProfessionalCareā„¢ 9900 is designed to enhance your brushing experience with “while-you-brush” feedback. SmartGuide is designed to ensure that you always have the best brushing experience. II. DESCRIPTION Remote exploitation of an information disclosure vulnerability in Oral B’s SmartGuide management system allows attackers to obtain sensitive information.

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How to Build Online Social Learning Environments – LMScast Episode 64

Find out more: Chris Badgett talks with BuddyPress expert Michael Eisenwasser in this LMScast episode. Michael runs, and he’s here to discuss how to build online social learning environments using BuddyPress. BuddyPress lets you expand the eLearning experience with a dynamic Facebook-style interactive space.

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Javascript, APIs, and the Future of WordPress – Scott Bolinger

Automattic just announced Calypso, which is a radical new interface for It replaces the old admin experience with a faster, more modern approach. It uses a Javascript framework called React, which was developed by Facebook. The main advantage of React is that it’s supposed to allow development of web and mobile apps using …

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Winnipeg attorney Sheilla Leinburd on prosecuting two serial killers who preyed on indigenous women

This story is part of an ongoing Globe and Mail investigation into the hundreds of missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada. It is estimated that less than 1 per cent of homicides involve serial killers, the FBI says, so it was against all odds that Winnipeg attorney Sheilla Leinburd found herself the prosecutor on two cases involving serial predators.

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How to Learn WordPress Inside Out In 7 Websites

So you want to learn WordPress? Whether you’re a noob trying to set up a blog for the first time or a developer with PHP SuperPowers, there’s resource out there for you. To save you time tracking down the right training website for you, we’ve rounded up the best training websites that offer WordPress courses and online classes.

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Field Notes: Wine Tourism Conference 2015

Automatticians, the people who build, participate in events and projects around the world every day. Periodically, they report back on the exciting things they do when not in front of a computer. Last week, Happiness Engineers Marjorie R. Asturias and Andrea Badgley attended the fifth annual Wine Tourism Conference in Loudoun County, Virginia.

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How to create a directory within the uploads folder

When developing a plugin or theme, it can be useful to be able to programmatically create a directory within the wp-content/uploads folder. Here is a handy piece of code to do it. Simply paste this code snippet on your functions.php file (or plugin file if you’re creating a plugin) function myplugin_activate() { $upload = wp_upload_dir(); $upload_dir = $upload[‘basedir’]; $upload_dir = $upload_dir .

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Anne Frank and her family were also denied entry as refugees to the U.S.

Many have noted the historical parallels between the current debate over Syrians seeking refuge in the United States and the plight of European Jews fleeing German-occupied territories on the eve of World War II. Among the many who tried – and failed – to escape Nazi persecution: Otto Frank and his family, which included wife, Edith, and his daughters, Margot and Anne.

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